Quote of the Week by Nobuyoshi Araki

 

“Photography is about a single point of a moment. It’s like stopping time. As everything gets condensed in that forced instant. But if you keep creating these points, they form a line which reflects your life.” —Nobuyoshi Araki (1940)

Much celebrated and very controversial Nobuyoshi Araki, is one of the most famous photographers from Japan. His images revolve around female eroticism and his birthplace, Tokyo. He has made over 200 photobooks and has been in the middle of censorship scandals frequently. His work, however, is celebrated, acclaimed and displayed the world over.

 

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